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Katy Perry slams Meghan's wedding dress

Image copyright Getty Images American Idol judge Katy Perry has criticised Meghan Markle’s wedding dress. Perry told Entertainment Tonight that the Duchess of Sussex’s Givenchy gown needed “one more fitting”. The pop star suggested it fell short of the bridal look Alexander McQueen designed for the Duchess of Cambridge’s marriage to Prince William in 2011, […]

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Royal Wedding 2018: The story behind Stand By Me

Image copyright PA Image caption The Kingdom Choir performed Stand By Me at Prince Harry’s wedding to Meghan Markle “Oh darling, darling…” These sound like words from a straightforward love song, but everyone who heard it performed in St George’s Chapel on Saturday knew that Stand By Me was more than that. And there’s a […]

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Royal wedding 2018: The story behind the music

Image copyright PA Image caption Prince Harry and Meghan Markle hand-picked the music for their ceremony It wasn’t just the sound of wedding bells at the marriage of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle – now the new Duke and Duchess of Sussex. The couple hand-selected the music to accompany the ceremony, which ranged from gospel […]

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A Very English Scandal: What the critics thought

Image caption Ben Whishaw (background) and Hugh Grant in A Very English Scandal The opening episode of A Very English Scandal – documenting the rise and fall of politician Jeremy Thorpe – has received broad praise from critics. The BBC mini-series stars Hugh Grant in “revelatory” form as the Liberal Democrat leader, with Ben Whishaw […]

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Hugh Grant to marry for the first time

Image copyright AFP Image caption The couple have been dating for several years He’s been referred to as one of the UK’s most eligible bachelors but Hollywood star Hugh Grant is finally tying the knot. The Four Weddings and a Funeral and Paddington star is set to wed the mother of three of his children, […]

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Radio 2 boogies over to Ibiza

Image copyright Shutterstock Image caption Zoe Ball first went to Ibiza with Radio 1 in 1998 For the first time ever, BBC Radio 2 is heading to Ibiza for a season of shows celebrating dance music. Zoe Ball and Gary Davies will broadcast live from the White Isle at the end of June, focusing on […]